Definition of “safety curtain” - English Dictionary

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“safety curtain” in British English

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safety curtainnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈseɪf.ti ˌkɜː.tən/ us /ˈseɪf.ti ˌkɝː.t̬ən/

in a theatre, a curtain made of material that will not burn that comes down between the stage and the part where people sit to prevent any possible fire from spreading

(Definition of “safety curtain” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)